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Are flights to Jodhpur safe?

'Safe' is of course subjective, but looking at a list of recent arrivals at JDH suggests the airport is operating just fine.
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Are flights to Jodhpur safe?

At the moment, relations between India and Pakistan while still fraught with tension, are not so tense as to not travel to Jodhpur by flight. Of course, these things are not static, and might change ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

There are a lot of good answers already but one aspect has so far only been mentioned in comments: weather. I would consider November a bad choice for such a trip and recommend late summer or late ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

It will be cold, and air quality may suck. Breathing masks recommended. source: Air quality sucks already in this part of Europe, with occasional hotspots in Bosnia and Herzegovina appearing already ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

This is more general travel advice, but complements the other bicycle specific answers: I carry my passport in a thin cloth "wallet" with thin flexible cloth strap designed for use inside ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

one thing I did not see mentionned yet: watch out for landmines. There are still a ton of them lying around in Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina. So stay on the roads and do not walk around ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

I’ve cycled down the Danube to the Black Sea some 10 years ago. In my experience the biggest danger to your life are probably stray dogs, as mentioned by other answers. Most of my luggage got stolen ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

I have experience with long distance cycling in many of the same countries you will be going through (among others Romania, Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, France) and it surprised me as well, but I have ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

You have pointed out that most common dangers you're going to meet in the eastern part of your journey, with one significant exception: it's not wild animals you should be afraid of; the most ...
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Where can I see the wind prediction on a driving path?

There are various websites that do this for cycling (epic ride weather, my windsock, etc.), taking your planned route as a gpx file. All that I know of are paid. They may adapt for driving, though you ...
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